Cruise inventory

FRV Clupea 0888C

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier0888C
Cruise period1988-08-22 — 1988-09-08
StatusCompleted
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnAberdeen, United Kingdom
PurposeFisheries
Objectives1. To determine the behaviour of sandeels in Shetland water.
2. To collect biological and environmental data in relation to sandeels and to sandeel fishing grounds.
Chief scientistJ A Gauld (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 0888C cruise report cl8_88.pdf — access key 'C' (0.08 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificShetlands
Track chartsFRV Clupea 0888C cruise track — trk3578.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 8
Chemical oceanography 
RadioactivityQuantity: number of samples = 1
Description: water sample taken for radio-caesium analysis.
Biology and fisheries 
Pelagic fishDescription: trawls.
Acoustic reflection on marine organisms.Description: whole cruise